51 Best Business Quotes To Motivate You To Push Boundaries

Business is an art, an art that consists of making the right decisions, at the right time, with the right people and for the right people! This can only be achieved if you have the right conscience.

There is no doubt that money can help you grow your business but a little motivation can go a long way to rekindle the lost passion and determination. We have handpicked the Best Business Quotes to inspire you, so you can motivate the world with your work.

When you want the absolute best thing to say about business, try these business quotes from today’s thought leaders:

51 best business quotes

You have to be burning with an idea, or a problem, or a wrong that you want to right. If you’re not passionate enough from the start, you’ll never stick it out. ― Steve Jobs (Tweet this)

A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts. ― Richard Branson (Tweet this)

You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win. ― Zig Ziglar (Tweet this)

This golden quote makes up for all the business quotes cumulatively.

A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business. ― Henry Ford (Tweet this)

To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart. ― Thomas Watson, Sr. (Tweet this)

Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you’re not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were. ― David Rockefeller (Tweet this)

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. ― Ralph Waldo Emerson (Tweet this)

Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it. ― Maya Angelou (Tweet this)

Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming. ― Richard Branson (Tweet this)

There’s no shortage of remarkable ideas, what’s missing is the will to execute them. ― Seth Godin (Tweet this)

Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there. ― Will Rogers (Tweet this)

You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills. ― Jim Rohn (Tweet this)

My own business always bores me to death; I prefer other people’s. ― Oscar Wilde (Tweet this)

Price is what you pay. Value is what you get. ― Warren Buffett (Tweet this)

There’s no luck in business. There’s only drive, determination, and more drive. ― Sophie Kinsella (Tweet this)

Business is a game, played for fantastic stakes, and you’re in competition with experts. If you want to win, you have to learn to be a master of the game. ― Sidney Sheldon (Tweet this)

Stay hungry. Stay foolish. ― Steve Jobs (Tweet this)

The famous 4 words, and probably the best of the business quotes apt for every entrepreneur. If you want to tread a path of an entrepreneur,  first find out if you are even ready to start a business before you take any action.

In business, as in politics, the public is ever so tolerant of those who slime. ― Christopher Moore (Tweet this)

You can’t tax business. Business doesn’t pay taxes. It collects taxes. ― Ronald Regan (Tweet this)

Doing business without advertising is like winking at a girl in the dark. You know what you are doing but nobody else does. ― Steuart Henderson Britt (Tweet this)

I used to use business to make money. But I’ve learned that business is a tool. You can use it to support what you believe in. ― Po Bronson (Tweet this)

A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large. ― Henry Ford (Tweet this)

No secrecy, no business. ― Toba Beta (Tweet this)

An entrepreneur without funding is a musician without an instrument. ― Robert A. Rice Jr. (Tweet this)

Formal education will make you a living. Self education will make you a fortune. ― Jim Rohn (Tweet this)

The type of person you are is usually reflected in your business. To improve your business, first improve yourself. ― Idowu Kovenikan (Tweet this)

In the business world, there is no gray. Either you are black, or you are white-washed. ― Sameer Kamat (Tweet this)

Business is all about solving people’s problems―at a profit. ― Paul Marsden (Tweet this)

Make sure your business is creating a service experience so good that it demands loyalty. ― Steve Maraboli (Tweet this)

Listen to your customers, not your competitors. ― Joel Spolsky (Tweet this)

As a business leader you have to ask yourself, Am I creating a consumer environment that is conducive to loyalty? If the answer is no, FIX IT! ― SteveMaraboli (Tweet this)

The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer. ― Unknown (Tweet this)

You don´t need a million dollar business, you just need a million dollar team. ― Alin Sav (Tweet this)

If your customers love you, they will not only remain fiercely loyal but become your most powerful marketing asset. Lovability is the greatest predictor of business success. ― Brian de Haaff (Tweet this)

Business in a combination of war and sport. ― Andre Mauroi (Tweet this)

It takes more than capital to swing business. You’ve got to have the A.I.D. degree to get by: Advertising, Initiative, and Dynamics. ― Ren Mulford Jr. (Tweet this)

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself, any direction you choose. ― Dr. Seuss (Tweet this)

The golden rule for every businessman is this: Put yourself in your customer’s place. ― Orison Swett Marden (Tweet this)

I don’t pay good wages because I have a lot of money; I have a lot of money because I pay good wages. ― Robert Bosch (Tweet this)

This is one of the best business quotes for all businessmen to follow and calibrate.

In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later. ― Harold Geneen (Tweet this)

To succeed in business, to reach the top, an individual must know all it is possible to know about that business. ― J. Paul Getty (Tweet this)

In the business world, the rear view mirror is always clearer than the windshield. ― Warren Buffet (Tweet this)


All bad news are only good news for those who bank upon it to grow own business. ― Anuj Somany (Tweet this)

Competition in business is a blessing, for without it, we wouldn’t be motivated to improve. ― Nabil N. Jamal (Tweet this)

Innovative ideas are the golden wealth of a growing business ― Wayne Chirisa (Tweet this)

Chase after money and the staggering race will never end; but reach out for successful ideas and the sources of money will chase after you to fill your pockets. ― Wayne Chirisa (Tweet this)

In business, it is better to be consistently bad than inconsistent. ― Len Peters (Tweet this)

If you don’t drive your business, you will be driven out of business. ― B. C. Forbes (Tweet this)

If you do build a great experience, customers tell each other about that. Word of mouth is very powerful. ― Jeff Bezos (Tweet this)

Those who think that you have no BOSS in your own business. Indeed, you have many bosses, THE CLIENTS! ― Dr Rafiq Dar (Tweet this)

Making a product is just an activity, making a profit on a product is the achievement. ― Amit Kalantri (Tweet this)

Wrap up

Business is not always about making money. It has its own ethics, its own emotions and its own brink. The person who supersedes all these mixtures and apprehends it upon himself, will make a good businessman and will start a successful business.

Do you have a ton of business ideas, but never take action? Do you always have this question stop you – “Is my  business idea viable?”

Once you decide to start a business, we hope our best business quotes will motivate you to hasten what you started and reach great heights.

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